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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was Benjamin's original name?
2. How old is Benjamin when his mother changes his name?
3. How many children do Jason and Caroline Compson have?
4. What has Luster lost at the beginning of the first chapter?
(a) A quarter
(b) His pants
(c) His watch
(d) His shoe
5. How does Caddy make Benjy cry?
(a) She puts his head under the water.
(b) She says she is running away.
(c) She hits him.
(d) She calls him names.
6. What does Benji spend most of his time watching?
(a) The washing machine
(b) School girls
(c) The golf course
7. Who is credited with looking after the children?
8. Who does Quentin runaway with?
(a) A man from a traveling circus
(c) Her mother
(d) The local sherriff
9. Who does Mrs. Compson worry about leaving in the house?
10. Who does Roskus carry back to the house on his back?
11. What is the family's surname?
12. What is the name of the family's mother?
13. Why does Mrs. Compson not want TP to drive the carriage?
(a) He is reckless.
(b) He is too young.
(c) He has no arms.
(d) He hates her.
14. What is the name of Caddy's boyfriend?
15. Where does Benjy wait for Caddy to return home from school?
(a) On the golf course
(b) At the gate
(c) At the bus stop
(d) Outside the school
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Dilsey give Benjy to comfort him?
2. What does Benjy say Caddy smells like?
3. What can Benjy smell when he goes out into the cold?
4. On whom does Jason vent his anger ?
5. What does the wealthy banker promise to do for Jason?
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